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Board Highlights - December 13, 2021

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Brooklyn Center Community Schools’ School Board met for a regular meeting on Monday, December 13, 2021, at the District Office. Below are the highlights. 


Truth in Taxation

Sara Bratsch, director of finance, presented the annual Truth in Taxation hearing during the meeting. Click here to view the presentation.

Matt Branch and CJ Jessup presented The Branch Root Community Outreach Program and The Violence Intervention Program. 


The board took action on the following items:

  • Approved the 2021 Payable 2021 Levy Limitation and Certification
  • Approved an amended joint powers agreement for the Brooklyn Bridge Alliance that supersedes the existing joint powers agreement
  • Approved unaffiliated non-exempt pay and benefits guide correction
  • Approved unaffiliated non-exempt resolution
  • Approve HBCU field trip
  • Approve retroactive 11/24/21 asynchronous conversion
  • Approved teacher insurance contribution MOU
  • Approved hiring and retention incentives for custodians and food service MOU
  • Approved hiring and retention incentives for support professionals MOU
  • Approved category one schedule change for support professionals MOU
  • Approved bus driver MOU
  • Approve teacher substitute pay MOU
  • Approved the first reading of the following revised board policies:
    • 498 Vaccination or Testing Requirements
    • 499 Pandemic Supplemental Sick Leave 
    • 808 Face Mask Policy
  • Approve IDEA Resolution and Delegate Assembly Results